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Grizzly Bear to reissue Shields album with B-sides and remixes

Grizzly Bear to reissue Shields album with B-sides and remixes

Grizzly Bear have announced plans to re-release their 2012 album Shields in November.

The band will re-issue the album on November 12 in two separate formats. The first being a two-disc CD release titled Shields Expanded, which will come with the original Shields plus a bonus disc of demos plus remixes from artists such as Liars and Nicolas Jaar. Meanwhile, a 12-inch vinyl version of the album will just features the demos and remixes.

The three demos included on the release were recorded by the band in Marfa, Texas before they finished recording in New York City. One demo, "Will Calls", which didn't make the album but is included on the expanded re-release can be streamed below now.

'Shields Expanded' Tracklist:

Disc 1
'Sleeping Ute'
'Speak In Rounds'
'Adelma'
'Yet Again'
'The Hunt'
'A Simple Answer'
'What’s Wrong'
'Gun-Shy'
'Half Gate'
'Sun In Your Eyes'

Disc 2
'Smothering Green' (Bonus Track)
'Taken Down' (Marfa Demo)
'Listen and Wait' (Bonus Track)
'Everyone I Know' (Marfa Demo)
'Will Calls' (Marfa Demo)
'Sleeping Ute' (Nicolas Jaar Remix)
'A Simple Answer' (Liars Remix)
'Gun-Shy' (Lindstrom Remix)

'Shields B-Sides' Tracklist:

Vinyl:
'Smothering Green' (Bonus Track)
'Taken Down' (Marfa Demo)
'Listen and Wait' (Bonus Track)
'Everyone I Know' (Marfa demo)
'Will Calls' (Marfa demo)

Digital Download Card:
'Sleeping Ute' (Nicolas Jaar Remix)
'A Simple Answer' (Liars Remix)
'Gun-Shy' (Lindstrom Remix)

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